Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014
December 23, 20143:08 am

Uber, through its apps, charges a fee to play matchmaker between passengers and drivers, some of whom are registered taxi drivers.

December 23, 20143:07 am

Finance minister, who tabled the Constitution (122nd Amendment) Bill, 2014 for roll out of GST in the Lok Sabha last week.

December 23, 20143:06 am

JSPL’s charter firm was given licence on December 23, 2008, which was to expire on December 22, 2014.

December 23, 20143:03 am

Parties interested in the stake sales have to submit their proposals by January 9, 2015.

December 23, 20143:01 am

The official statement said recommendations have been made by the Group on auctioning coal blocks..

December 23, 20143:00 am

To promote industries additional FSI from 0.1 to 0.9 will now be sanctioned.

December 23, 20142:58 am

Workers may also be forced to save more for retirement with the labour ministry revising the definition of wage.

December 23, 20142:45 am

The interest rates for two and three year option range between 10.15 per cent to 10.35 per cent.

December 23, 20142:43 am

CEO of Tata-SIA joint venture airline Vistara, Phee Teik Yeoh, has expressed hope that the government would soon do away with the ‘5x20 Rule’.

December 23, 20142:42 am

The carrier has presented a revival plan to the government, which will be discussed with oil firms and banks before taking a final decision.

December 23, 20142:40 am

The cut-off limit for rogue borrowers is Rs 5 crore advances.

December 23, 20142:35 am

Justice Srikrishna headed the Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission which has already worked out a draft code as part of its final report.

December 23, 20142:33 am

BSE, NSE rise 1.2% each; Domestic institutions turn net buyers.

December 22, 20141:19 am

Nation’s oil minister Ali al-Naimi SAYS ‘The best thing for everybody is to let the most efficient producers produce’.

December 22, 20141:17 am

The new model has adopted an enterprise-based definition, aligning the FDI policy with the BIT.

December 22, 201411:51 am

Net receipts from cultivation and rearing of animals accounted for just 59.8 % of the avg Indian farming family’s monthly income.

December 22, 20141:12 am

Tax saving should not be taken up as a crisis management towards the end of the financial year.

December 21, 20142:29 am

Spice has launched India’s first Android One Hindi smartphone – Spice Dream Uno H.

December 21, 20142:20 am

However, the skill development university is still in the offing and would take some more time to be set up.

December 21, 20142:18 am

The minister said that he was open to “tweaking” policies if needed to boost investor confidence.

December 21, 20142:15 am

E-commerce major Flipkart today that announced it raised a fresh round of funding worth $700 million.

December 21, 201411:39 am

The government is extremely determined to go ahead with insurance sector reform, says Arun Jaitley.

December 20, 20142:12 am

The amendments proposed in the Bill based on the recommendations of the 12th Plan Working Group.

December 20, 201412:15 pm

Officials said the reprieve extended to the airline was temporary, for a period of 15 days that expire on Dec 31.

December 20, 20141:55 am

Several American giants are looking to enter the Caribbean nation while Cuban industry too has a market in the US

December 20, 20141:42 am

The Mid-Year Economic Analysis 2014-15 was tabled in Parliament and authored by Subramanian.

December 20, 20141:36 am

YV Reddy was Governor of the RBI from September 2003 to September 2008 and was succeeded by D Subbarao.

December 20, 20141:25 am

The rupee had plunged to 13-month low of 63.53 earlier this week.

December 19, 20141:31 am

Brazilian production starts from March and India needs to export at least 1.5 MT of sugar before that.

December 19, 20141:30 am

CBT’s proposal said it would deploy Rs 70,000 crore towards home loans.

December 19, 20141:27 am

This is the first time Sebi has ordered the imprisonment of a defaulter since it was given expanded powers last year.

December 19, 20141:25 am

The Sensex shot up by 416 points to 27,126.57 as investors stepped in for value buying.

December 19, 20141:20 am

The ruble has fallen more than 45 per cent against the dollar this year.

December 19, 201411:46 am

Later this month, the DIPP is convening a strategy meeting with various ministries and departments, which would be chaired by Prime Minister Modi.

December 19, 20141:16 am

Bankers feel the airline is in a similar situation like Kingfisher and see high risks ahead.

December 19, 20141:14 am

The ordinance has been promulgated by the NDA government to proceed with auctioning of the coal blocks across the country.